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8 edition of History Firsthand - Women"s Suffrage found in the catalog.

History Firsthand - Women"s Suffrage

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political activists, campaigners & protesters,
  • Women & girls,
  • Women,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • Girls & Women,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • United States,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Political Process - Elections,
  • History / General,
  • Humanities,
  • Women in politics,
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • History,
  • Suffrage

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7898027M
    ISBN 100737713054
    ISBN 109780737713053
    OCLC/WorldCa49952477

    Many died of sexually transmitted infections or complications from their violent treatment at the hands of Japanese soldiers; others committed suicide. She acquired a great influence within the family and led the political careers of her spouse and brothers. But as time wore on, some suffragist began to become frustrated and began pursuing more militant tactics, eventually splitting the suffrage movement into two major groups: suffragists and suffragettes. After her release she worked in a newspaper kiosk. This new edition builds on the success of the first, adding new entries that track women's continued progress and updating the original information as well. Historians have had as an explicit goal to tell an "objective truth"—truth as it might be seen by an objective, or unbiased, observer.

    She was known for remarkable activity on her estates, introducing numerous management reforms and funding hospitals, factories, schools, and a printing press, all with the wellness of the people living on her estates in mind. The first is the public, singular history. Feminist historiography[ edit ] Feminist historiography is another notable facet of feminist history. She fought to the very end and stayed on the battlefield, rejecting the suggestions of surrender given to her by Russian officers. But as time wore on, some suffragist began to become frustrated and began pursuing more militant tactics, eventually splitting the suffrage movement into two major groups: suffragists and suffragettes. It provides historians with primary sources that are vital to the integration of histories.

    Whittaker, superintendent of the Occoquan Workhouse, as many as forty guards with clubs went on a rampage, brutalizing thirty-three jailed suffragists. Before the outbreak of WW2 she managed to appear in 14 movies and starred in numerous theatre plays. In she became the first woman to successfully climb K2, what she did without supplemental oxygen. New York: Source Book, She is a former faculty member of the Humanist Institute.


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May 22,  · Women's suffrage by,Greenhaven Press edition, in English There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one? Edition Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Series History firsthand.

Classifications Dewey Decimal Class /23/ Library of Congress JKW66 The Physical ObjectPages: Women s Suffrage in America Book Summary: Provides hundreds of firsthand accounts of the suffrage movement, from diary entries, letters, speeches, and newspaper accounts, which illustrate how historical events appeared to those who lived through them.